There is a point in early spring when temperatures climb just enough to wake honeybees that have survived the winter, but not quite enough to arouse the flowers that sustain them.
Environmental pressures, such as pesticide use and urban sprawl, can deplete flower populations, making those food sources scarcer. But a new Canadian-made pollen substitute may help beekeepers cheat nature by establishing stronger hives early in the season.
Pollen substitutes have long been used by apiarists but have paled in comparison with the real thing. In developing them, researchers have focused on using proteins that are cheap and plentiful, such as soy, rather than addressing the bees’ nutrient requirements and taste preferences.
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UNQUESTIONABLY THE PERFECT HIVE SOLUTION TO FIRE, DROUGHT, OR FAMINE
Designed to keep your hive alive.
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Boost production and increase yield.
As an alternative Feed/Diet for honeybees Feedbee is comparable with high quality pollen.
- 36.4% Protein
- 3.9% Fat
- 41.8% Carbohydrates
- 10.0% naturally occurring Sugar
- 3.1% Minerals
Feedbee can be fed to honeybees mostly during shortage or absence of natural pollen & during single crop pollination.